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Forget about holiday activities, trying blowing your kids' minds this summer.
New Zealand-born Kat Schurmann was just 13 when she died in Brazil of HIV/Aids. Her story is now becoming a film.
Female couples are leading the rush to tie the knot following the legalising of same-sex marriage.
Times are changing and a feed of fish and chips is falling victim to franchised fast food.
Always left with mountains of ham, salmon and bread after Christmas? Make the most of your leftovers with these great tips.
Jesus may have been born in a barn but this Christmas baby has a way better story to tell.
Jasmine Ong helped with day-to-day activities at a foster home in Fuzhou city called Our Hidden Treasure.
Will a holiday from running, cycling, lifting or CrossFit training make it harder to pick up the same pace again?
A Christchurch real estate agent is offering an alternative to sellers fed up with paying percentage commission.
For many used to taking advantage of snow, sun and no turkey was an odd way to spend the big day.
The rule that says big girls should wear baggy clothes is a fashion myth that needs to be thrown away.
Technical fault thwarts shoppers eager to get an early online Boxing Day bargain from The Warehouse.
It has been a big year for experimentation in the hair and make-up department for celebrities.
New Zealand is in the grip of Boxing Day madness with reports of fainting in stores and overcrowding at the malls.
If you're feeling lost for words after a whirl of Christmas parties and family gatherings, try these conversation starters.
Raunchy Santa outfits were not, it turns out, popular Christmas gifts this year.
21 stunners and 14 sheer shockers from the past 12 months of red carpet action.
Hamilton Zoo's two little Sumatran tiger cubs are a holiday gift to the region.
A university in northwestern China has banned Christmas, calling it a "kitsch" foreign celebration.
Still questioning whether Santa Claus really exists? What better proof do you need than this?
Festive cheer is alive and well in Ngaruawahia where people have rallied to help a family burgled of their Christmas presents from under the tree.
Strawberries are delicious right now, and Santa is definitely in season. Combine the two for a cute Santa.
Dom Knight's saving your Xmas lunch with these topical, 2014-related Christmas cracker gags.
Lisa Stewart and Josh Baker are desperately gathering memories for their sons, as they prepare to celebrate what is set to be their last Christmas together.
Kiwi peacekeeper will enjoy a barbecue and some backyard cricket this Christmas in Sinai.
There are limited options for people looking to buy presents on Christmas Day.
Sexual hang-ups are common but if you leave them unchecked, they can affect your sex life.
When life gives you a beauty question, just ask Google.
More than 10,000 Kiwis injured while celebrating last year, with a present to blame in 19 cases.
Couple used to cook lunch for 200, but have hung up their aprons ahead of first Christmas since daughter's death.